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Is the new Godzilla the biggest ever? How this monster stacks up

Sixty years after Godzilla first stomped and screamed its way into cult-movie history, the legendary Japanese movie monster is set to wreak destruction once more as the big-budget Hollywood remake lands in movie theatres this weekend.

In true Hollywood style, the latest version of the monster has more of everything: more volume, more facial expressions -- and of course more mass.

How Godzilla’s size changed in movies over the years

How Godzilla stacks up against legendary monsters

Graphics by Trish McAlaster/The Globe and Mail

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